Saint-Pierre-la-Vieille tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Pierre-la-Vieille: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Pierre-la-Vieille is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 33 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Saint-Pierre-la-Vieille is 214 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vire at 25 km and Falaise at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Pierre-la-Vieille, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Saint-Pierre-la-Vieille in Normandy.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Calvados

Map of places to visit near Saint-Pierre-la-Vieille

Markets in and near Saint-Pierre-la-Vieille

  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (8km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (12km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Vire: market Friday (24km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (28km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (29km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (29km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (33km)

More information about Saint-Pierre-la-Vieille, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Saint-Pierre-la-Vieille, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Pierre-la-Vieille.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (33km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (38km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (40km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (41km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (36km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (37km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (40km)
  • Sassy (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (8km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (32km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (34km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (36km)
  • Roches de Ham (36km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (38km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (42km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (60km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (19km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (33km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (16km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Pierre-la-Vieille

Canton: Condé-sur-Noireau

Arrondissement: Vire

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14770

Distance to Saint-Pierre-la-Vieille

from Caen (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 214 km

from Calais: 285 km

from Nice: 835 km

from Bordeaux: 454 km

from Strasbourg: 611 km

Getting here

Saint-Pierre-la-Vieille is in the north of France. Most visitors arrive by car typically by ferry into Cherbourg or Caen on the Normandy coast For driving distances to Saint-Pierre-la-Vieille from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cauville, Culey-le-Patry, La Chapelle-Engerbold, La Villette, Le Plessis-Grimoult, Lenault, Perigny, Pontecoulant, Proussy, Saint-Denis-de-Mere, Saint-Jean-le-Blanc, Saint-Lambert, Saint-Martin-de-Sallen, Saint-Remy and Saint-Vigor-Des-Mezerets.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Pierre-la-Vieille